Henry F. Brody, Jr., 82, of East Butler, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot.
Born May 30, 1937 in East Brady, he was a son of the late Henry F. Brody, Sr. and Mary (Rodgers) Brody.
Henry was a 1955 graduate of East Brady High School. He retired from Magnetics in 1999, following 44 years. He enjoyed traveling to East Brady and eating at the Plaza Pantry. He also enjoyed gardening and was proud his grandsons. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and was picked and appeared in the movie “The D.I.” which starred Jack Webb in 1957.
Henry was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church in Butler.
Surviving is his wife, Patricia J. (Iman) Brody, whom he married June 4, 1960.
2 daughters: Patricia Michele Brody of East Butler and Linda (Dr. Francesco) Turco of Kittanning.
4 grandsons: Dr. Nathan Turco of Greensburg; Dr. Neil Turco of Sheffield Village, OH; Nicholas Turco of York, PA; Nolan Turco of Kittanning.
His grand puppy Oliver.
2 sisters-in-law: Jean Conerty of Chicora and Mary Jane Dremann of Port Wentworth, GA.
Numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Helen McElroy of Chicora and his brother Louis Brody of Chardon, OH.
Family and friends will gather at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham Street, Butler, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Friday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated of Saturday, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, 128 North McKean Street, Butler. Interment will follow in Hemphill Cemetery in Chicora.
St. Pauls Catholic Women and Christian Mothers will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church to recite the Rosary.
In Lieu of Flowers, Memorial Donations may be made to the Charity of the donor’s choice.